Job Title: Project Field Engineer

Date Posted:

Reference Number: B-29-PE-Sep13-E

Location: Edmonton (Alberta)


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates the engineering activities on a project
  • Accountable for implementing projects within objectives and priorities of safety, quality, cost and schedule.
  • Responsible for the development of project execution plan, cost estimate, project schedule and management of project changes.
  • Responsible for delivering detailed engineering and procurement on cost and schedule.
  • Responsible for delivering construction and turnover safely on cost and schedule.
  • Identify and manage risk associated with options or strategies outside of typical company experience and standards.
  • Establishes / manages and reviews the engineering project schedule, carries out any actions to prioritise / re-schedule the engineering deliverables
  • Pro-actively identifies resolution, critical issues associated with scope, schedule, cost or quality for assigned portion of project scope.
  • Coordinates the management of engineering sub consultants
  • Management of technical documentation to procurement, construction, and regulatory agencies (for obtaining necessary Permits for the project)
  • Recommends technical reviews, reviews contract documentation from engineering standpoint
  • Undertakes design co-ordination meetings with construction at various phases
  • Undertakes and co-ordinates project technical risk assessments
  • Coordinates, manages the statutory and company specific design reviews, i.e. Plot Plan, PFD, P&ID, HAZOP, 3D model, Constructability etc. Ensures that requisite supporting documentation is completed
  • Coordinates, manages the engineering design and ensures the corresponding design documentation complies with the Quality Procedures
  • Coordinates project Technical Risk Assessments
  • Ensures that Safety Practices are implemented.

Job Knowledge:

  • Proficient technical ability and awareness
  • Proficient knowledge of project engineering processes and procedures
  • Proficient execution planning skills
  • Strong in organizing and managing complex engineering activities
  • Working knowledge of industry / regulatory standards and design criteria within the engineering disciplines
  • Working knowledge of HSE procedures and practices
  • Working knowledge of project control systems, estimating procedures
  • Working knowledge of procurement systems /procedures
  • Working knowledge of construction practices and procedures
  • Working knowledge of the EPC business.

Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum seven years’ experience with significant exposure to North American refinery, petro-chemical (or similar) industrial facility in a related project engineering / field engineering or construction superintendent role.
  • P.Eng member with APEGA preferred.
  • Experience with managing construction activities within an operating facility utilizing owner construction, contractors, maintenance and operations resources.
  • Strong directional leadership, people management and communication skills
  • Proficient technical background in one or more disciplines with strong understanding of the interfaces with all disciplines
  • Strong interpersonal/team skills
  • Very strong oral communication skills and solid written communication skills
  • Attributes: high performance / team building / decisive decision making
  • Technical skills: execution planning / planning and organising
  • Multi tasking co-ordination skill while executing complex and challenging projects /programs
  • Capable of dealing and interacting with challenging people and situations.
  • This position with require physical movements such as climbing ladders and stairs in an operating facility.

We thank all applicants for submitting their resumes; however, only applicants who are being considered will be contacted.


Please submit your resume and/or cover letter in Word format only.


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